by U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency in [Emmitsburg, Md.] .
Written in English
Presents trends over the 10-year period, but focuses on 2001 statistics relating to causes, property types, smoke alarm performance, and casualty characteristics. Firefighter casualities are also presented.
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